National Hispanic Tradeshow
National Hispanic Construction Trade Show
ATLANTA, December 1, 2023 (Newswire.com) - The National Hispanic Construction Association's Expo Contratista, the pinnacle of construction trade shows, proudly declares Atlanta, Georgia, as the host city for its highly anticipated event at the Cobb Galleria Centre Oct. 4-5, 2024. The decision to set the stage in Atlanta reflects the city's growing prominence in the construction industry and its status as a hub for innovation, diversity, and economic growth.
A key focal point of Expo Contratista 2024 will be the flourishing growth of the Hispanic community within the construction sector. The event aims to celebrate the invaluable contributions of the Hispanic workforce, recognizing its pivotal role in shaping the industry's future. As demographic trends point towards an increasing presence of Hispanic professionals in construction, Expo Contratista is poised to be at the forefront of this transformative wave.
And In the Atlanta, Georgia, metropolitan area, commercial and multifamily construction starts rose 18% to $5.4 billion during the first half of 2023. On a year-to-date basis, multifamily starts were down 23% from the first half of 2022. The largest multifamily projects to break ground during the first six months of the year were the $500 million 1072 W Peachtree mixed-use building and the $245 million 1077 Juniper Apartments. In the first six months of 2023, commercial starts rose 61% from the first six months of 2022, with all categories but retail posting gains. The largest commercial projects to get underway during the year were the $642 million first phase of the Facebook Stanton Springs data center and a $171 million data center.
Organizer Sergio Terreros emphasized the necessity of our presence in this regard. "In the capacity of Expo Contratista, we bear the responsibility of active participation and facilitation in fostering connections within the Hispanic construction industry. The city of Atlanta has exemplified key attributes within both commercial and residential construction, underscoring the substantial impact our community wields. It is imperative that we are present to ensure a meaningful connection between industry stakeholders, including reputable general contractors and construction suppliers."
Atlanta's strategic location as a major transportation and business hub positions it as an ideal venue for Expo Contratista. The city's accessibility, coupled with its vibrant atmosphere, makes it convenient for industry professionals from across the nation to converge and engage in meaningful discussions about the future of construction.
Expo Contratista 2024 invites all stakeholders in the construction industry to participate in this landmark event. The Expo is not just a showcase of products; it's a celebration of the people who build our communities and shape the future of construction.
About Expo Contratista:
Expo Contratista is the national Hispanic construction trade show, dedicated to bringing together professionals, businesses, and experts in the construction industry. The event provides a platform for networking, education, and collaboration.Contact Information:
Original Source: National Hispanic Contractors Association Selects Atlanta, Georgia, as Host City for Trade Show Expo Contratista